2015 NEA Annual Meeting and Representative Assembly (RA)
Orlando, Florida, June 26 - July 6
Outgoing president leaves behind a legacy of making education equity a primary focus of the Association.
Malala Yousafzai, a 15-year-old student and education activist in Pakistan who survived a brutal attack by Taliban militants determined to ban girls from attending school, received the 2014 NEA Friend of Education Award.
Delegates vote for all-minority, all-female, officer team to head nation's largest union.
In his speech, NEA Executive Director John Stocks championed student-centered leadership and the importance of having a “long game.”
Van Roekel Delivers Final Keynote Speech
NEA President Dennis Van Roekel delivered his final keynote speech with a passionate and stirring exhortation for educators to bring equity and excellence to our schools
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The RA in Photos
Upcoming Events & Announcements
Friday, June 26
|5:30 pm - 10 pm||National Council of Urban Education Associations Meeting|
Saturday, June 27
|8:00 am - 5:00 pm||National Council of Urban Education Associations Meeting|
Sunday, June 28
|8:00 am - 5:00 pm||Ethnic Leaders Meetings|
|9:00 am - 5:00 pm||NEA-Retired Annual Meeting|
|9:00 am - 5:00 pm||National Council of Urban Education Associations Meeting|
|9:00 am - 5:00 pm||Resolutions Editing Committee Meeting|
|6:00 pm - 9:00 pm||NEA Student Leadership Conference|
NPR Interviews NEA President Dennis Van Roekel on the 2014 NEA Annual Meeting
NPR Education Correspondent Eric Westervelt interviewed NEA President Dennis Van Roekel on July 1, 2014 about the NEA Annual Meeting, quoting Van Roekel on Common Core implementation and the need to involve teachers.
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NEA EXPO 2015
Don’t miss the opportunity to exhibit at one of America’s largest gathering of educators.